1+ months

Product Specialist Job

Palo Alto, CA 94301

Requisition ID: 263266
Work Area: Solution and Product Management
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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Location:  Palo Alto, CA


Purpose and Objective:  SAP Labs, LLC. seeks a Product Specialist at our Palo Alto, CA location to contribute to the success, quality, cost management and delivery of a product in the whole product lifecycle as defined in the portfolio.


Expectations and Tasks:

Contribute to the efficiency, effectiveness and improvement of processes used in own area. Market & customer insight: Understand and follow latest technology trends and customer requirements to identify growth opportunities for SAP. Ensure product definition: Describe product backlog which reflects customer and user needs. Support prioritization of the backlog. Enrich product backlog and support the scrum team and other relevant stakeholders to understand the backlog. Contribute to the rollout plan. Ensure product delivery: Conduct expert testing and validate planned and implemented scope throughout the product lifecycle. Involved in the creation of product-related non-coded assets (such as rollout and knowledge transfer material). Collect & incorporate feedback from customers and other relevant stakeholders. 10% travel required.


Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Business Administration, or related field and 5 years of experience required. The company will also accept a Master's degree and 2 years of experience.


Work Experience:

  • Experience must include 2 years with the following: Procurement and Supply Chain process analysis with focus on business applications and IT landscape; documentation and mapping of complex business processes as well as the related software solution requirements; providing consultancy on business process and software solution improvements, with linkage to measurable outcomes as well as customers strategic goals and value drivers; working in cross functional teams to execute projects with a result driven approach; customer requirement mapping; supply chain and procurement processes knowledge; presentation and software selling skills; industry knowledge; design thinking expertise; communication and teamworking skills; change agility; and customer focused and quality oriented. 10% travel required.


Travel:  10% travel required.


Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262





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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Additional Locations:

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Job Segment: ERP, Engineer, Computer Science, Supply, SAP, Technology, Engineering, Operations


Posted: 2020-08-25 Expires: 2020-10-22

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